The Bachelor of Engineering Technology Honours in Mechatronics Technology degree programme offered in the Department of Materials and Mechanical Technology provides graduates with technical proficiency and professional competence emphasizing the need of developing innovative graduates who are capable of solving engineering technology-related problems in real-world industrial applications. Mechatronics Technology graduates are prepared to apply principles related to the discipline to practice engineering technology at the professional level in related industries.
Mechatronics Technology mainly focuses on the synergistic integration of mechanical engineering, with electronics and intelligent computer control in the design and manufacturing of industrial products and processes.
After successful completion of the Bachelor of Engineering Technology Honors Degree, students with outstanding academic standings are eligible to enroll in MSc, MTech, MPhil and PhD programs locally and internationally.
The career opportunities in Mechatronics Technology mainly are Robotics and Automation Implementations, Academia and Research, Control system design/troubleshooting, and Electronics System Manufacturing. Mechanical system Manufacturing, Maintaining and testing instrumentation, Industrial Manufacturing, Process Control, Reliability and Quality Control, Industrial Management, Technical Service, and Entrepreneurship